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Harvard Milk Days' Arts & Crafts/Flea Market in Harvard, IL
Thu Jun 2nd - Sun Jun 5th
Other Possible Names for this Event: - Harvard's Milk Days Festival - Harvard Milk Days Arts & Crafts Fair - Harvard Milk Days Craft & - Harvard Milk Days' Crafts & Udder Neat Stuff
Event Location Milky Way Park
300 Lawrence Road
Harvard, IL 60033
- 89,377 housholds avg $76,430 ea.Location/Facility Name:
Milky Way ParkLocation/Facility Type:
Listing Details for Event #: 2025340Posted: Sep 11, 2015
Last Updated: Apr 1, 2016
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- Festivals & Fairs
- Art & Craft Events
- Art and Craft Show
- Vendor Events
- Gift Show
- Flea Market
Dates: Thu Jun 2nd - Sun Jun 5th
Rain Date Policy: Only SEVERE weather will cancel event
Show Hours: Fri. 5-10; Sat 3-10; Sun 12-10
Setup Time: Thurs after 10am
Year #: 38
Public Admission Price: no gate admission
Haul Details: can drive close to spot
Vendor Help: Will have help to unload and load
Vendor Breakfast: rolls and coffee provided by promoter
Vendor Lunch: food vendors at festival
Parking: Plenty of parking in the parking lot
Vendor Parking: Parking lot of Milky Way Park
Restrooms: Washrooms on premises
Electricity: not provided, vendors bring own generators and cords
Water: not provided
Tables/Chairs: not provided
Misc Details: Outdoor Event w/o Cover Provided, Flea Market, Juried Fine Arts & Crafts
Website: URL on file! Click Here for more info.
Activities: Also going on this weekend will be three day festival with carnival rides, food, games, petting zoo, cattle show, nightly entertainment, milk drinking contest, cow chip lotto and so much more.
||Jury Fee: $75 10x10, $100 10x25, $150 20x25|
Jury Requirements: 3 photos of craft to be submitted with application
Art/Craft Spaces This Yr: 50
Art/Craft Space Price: $75 10x10, $100 10x25, $150 20x25
URL to Offical Art/Craft Application: View!
Retail Spaces This Yr: 50
Retail Space Price: $75 10x10, $100 10x25, $150 20x25
URL to Offical Retail Application: View!
URL to Offical Food Application: View!
App Deadline: unknown
Still Accepting App's: unknown
Applications are Screened & Accepted progressively, as they arrive, until all spaces are filled.
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We have revamped our Crafts Show to an Arts & Crafts Show/Flea Market. Also, it has been extended to a three day show to be held on the same weekend as Harvard Milk Days. It will be located near the Carnival grounds but yet slightly separately. We are looking for hand-crafted items, fine art and home party shows. Commercial gifts, if approved by committee, will be accpeted. This is Harvard's 72nd Annual Milk Days Festival. Milky Way Park is located just off Route 173 West, Harvard. Promoter provides coffee and rolls in the am. Show opens at 5 pm on Friday, May 31st until 10 pm. On Saturday the show opens at 3-10 and on Sunday from 12-10. Limited number of spaces per category available. Illinois Sale Tax numbers are mandatory. Contact the Milk Days Office for an application.
Advertising Done for This EventCraftLister.com
, Midwest Arts & Fairs, ABC Craft Directory, Grapevine, Northwest Herald Side Tracksl; Boone County Journal and local and Chicago newspapers. $240 is spent on advertising. This does not include mailings.
Event/Application Rules & Regulations
Entries will be considered on a first come, first serve basis. All exhibitors shall provide their own tables, chairs, displays, etc. No dealer may share, sublet or substitute with prior authorization or dismantle booth before closing.Common Rules Selected:
Previous acceptance does not guarantee re-acceptance. Jury materials will be returned to you. City law requires city issued vendor permit. (Cost:
na Permit Phone:
na) Spots are assigned prior to show based by promoter. No Refunds or Show Credits. Held Rain or Shine! Overnight Security Provided. ALL product categories must be itemized on the application. No vendor may sell any soft drinks, name brand drinks, or bottled water. No streamer poppers, snaps, silly string, stink bombs or other similar items may be sold! No pop guns, marshmellow guns or other disruptive items may be sold. Trash must be removed from event premises. No receptacles provided. Additional Lighting Recommended (bring lights and cords). No Early Packup Allowed. Floor Length Table Cloth Required. Event Helping Hands will come around/be available to relieve you for short periods. Vehicles can be left behind/in/near spot. Standard Rules:
All work and displays must stay within designated space.
No boxes, extra merchandise or debris should be visible.
Spot area must be kept clean throughout the event and be left spotless afterwards.
No soliciting, approaching patrons, or distribution of advertising material outside of booth area.
All vendors must have a state sales tax license. Vendors are responsible for collecting and remitting all sales tax.
Event Quality Level Determining Flags:
Photos of workshop, supplies, or works in progress required.
Retail Items Allowed.
All items must be mostly hand made, no minor Embellishments only.
All items must be Fine Craft or Art.
Limited number of Artists per category.
Artist must be present day of show.
Floor length table cloths required.
No inventory boxes in view.
All product types to be sold must be listed on application.
Pre-show inspection of items and booths will be performed.
Vendors with items violating contract terms WILL BE asked to remove them. Determined Quality Level: 2
quality levels explained
From Rockford take 173 East through Boone County into McHenry County. Just past Chemung Lawrence road turns to the left. Lawrence Road takes you to the entrance of the park. From Chicago take I90 West to either the Huntley exit or to Marengo Exit. At Huntley exit, take Rt 47 to Rt 14. Take Rt. 14 to East Brink St. Turn left and go 1/4 mile. Turn right onto Lawrence Rd. From Marengo exit take Rt 20 to Rt 23. Travel north on Rte 23 to Harvard. Take Rte 14 to East Brink Street, turn left and Lawrence Rd will be 1/4 mile on the right. From Wisconsin, take Rte 14 south through Harvard to Brink Street. Turn right and go 1/4 mile to Lawrence Road.
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